Just because you don’t have any money doesn’t mean you have to be bored.
Tons of schools around the country now encourage—sometimes even require—students to have laptops or tablets with them at all times. So why not put that gadget to good use with some free games?
No, they’re not Call of Duty or Halo. But these 10 choices will keep you entertained nonetheless—and they won’t cost you anything to download or play. Plus, they’re available for a wide range of platforms, so no matter what kind of tech you’re lugging around from classroom to classroom, you’ll find something here that can keep you awake during even the most boring of lectures.
Click through the slideshow for 10 free games for broke freshmen everywhere.